Scanner will not do "letter" page size

Asked by Norm Happ on 2014-11-13

I am using Simple Scan with and HP All-in-One 6500 and Linux Mint 13. All of my scan pages come out with legal size even though I have the preferences set to letter.

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Kevin Godby (godbyk) said :
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You might try asking your question on AskUbuntu.com. Questions posted here are about creating the Ubuntu Manual.

A potential workaround would be to crop the page after it's been scanned. Select Page > Crop > Letter, and then drag the selection to cover the area you wish to keep.

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Norm Happ (norm-happ-v) said :
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Thank you. I have tried cropping, but did not get satisfactory results. It has been a while. Forget the details. I will try AskUbuntu.com

Norm

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